NLM-E58702: Mesolithic Flint Core

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CORE

Unique ID: NLM-E58702

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Mesolithic core of a translucent light brown flint. The multi platform core is triangular in shape and three platforms with about seven blade like flake scars. The length is 30.4mm, the width is 27.0mm, the thickness is 19.1mm and the weight is 20.12g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 6500 BC
Date to: Circa 3500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.4 mm
Width: 27 mm
Thickness: 19.1 mm
Weight: 20.12 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11428

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Barton Upon Humber

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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